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Dr. Michael Lee

Education Profile:

PhD, University Of Maryland
MS, University Of Maryland
BS, University Of Maryland


Dr. Michael Lee is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science at WAU. His background includes work on nontraditional database systems, such as the SAND (Spatial And Nonspatial Data) Database System, and also computer graphics, which has led to several visualization apps for smartphones.

Research and Professional Activities:

His research includes multidimensional techniques for spatial modeling and constant-time navigation within virtual environments.
Dr. Lee's work has resulted in a patent on indexing and modeling techniques which improve the analysis and visualization of large data sets, support multiresolution models with variable levels of detail, and allow rendering highly complex structures in 3D.


School of Arts & Social SciencesĀ 

The School of Arts & Social Sciences offers a curriculum focused on fostering the development of the skills essential to be successful in the global service economy of the 21st Century: writing, critical thinking, debate, analysis, and an understanding and appreciation for cultural diversity.

School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness

The School of Health Professions, Science & Wellness employs a philosophy that balances practical training and theory in approaching education for future health sciences professionals. We bridge the gap between concept and practice.

School of Graduate & Professional Studies (SGPS)

For more than 30 years, WAU has been a leader in providing career building undergraduate degree programs for working professionals. WAU has continued to expand those offerings by adding graduate programs. This provides undergraduate students the opportunity to transition into graduate programs and continue to enhance their skills and competitive marketability.